A film by Academy Award winning director Hayao MiyazakiIn a small town by the sea lives five year old Sosuke, high on a cliff overlooking the Inland Sea. One morning while playing on the rocky beach below his house, he discovers a goldfish he names Ponyo, her head stuck in a jam jar. Sosuke rescues Ponyo and keeps her in a green plastic bucket.
Both Ponyo and Sosuke are fascinated by each other and promise to stay firm friends until Ponyo's father, a sorcerer who lives deep under the sea, forces her to return with him to the ocean depths. What follows is an amazing underwater adventure for all ages...
- 'The Five Geniuses Who Created Ponyo' featurette
- Creator interviews
- Japanese TV Spots and trailers
- Textless songs
- And much more!!
"Beautiful film made even more beautiful by this incredible Blu-ray production from Madman. I would give this release 6 out of 5 if I could. If you enjoy animation and have a Blu-ray player buy this disc immediately." - Michael DVD
"... it's hard to imagine a better kids' movie than PONYO. Magic." Alex Lucas, EMPIRE
"Miyazaki's breathtakingly expressive hand-drawn images capture the joyous adventure of childhood so acutely that it brings tears to the eyes. He treats children with the kind of respect they deserve, he has faith in them... It really is a must-see." Pier Leach, SUBIACO POST
FILM OF THE WEEK "...gorgeously poetic..." SUNDAY AGE
Classification: G - General
Release Date: 30/06/2010
Region Coding: B
Languages: English & Japanese
Number of Discs: 1
Format: Blu-rayCopyright: © 2008 Studio Ghibli - NDHDMT